Senior Graphic Designer / Product Designer
Sep 2014 - Present (7 years 1 month)
Senior designer managing projects and another designer. Create new packaging artwork create/ edit/maintain product image files for print catalogs and web use create and maintain advertising for products create pre-production mock ups monitor website for updates and enter new/corrected information create/edit new product catalog for print test & compare items with competitive products. Also create track and maintain sales and product on online marketplaces including and Walmart.com as well as the marketing campaigns for the item listings.
Co-owner / Designer
13th Moon Creations / Pugbunny, LLC
Oct 2010 - Present (11 years)
Created and running a small business with my wife making hand crafted soaps as well as other bath and body products. Work on business after hours and weekends. Design and create all packaging on computer and apply to our products this includes product labels, hang tags, artwork, and required information. Maintaining online presence and our booth at local farmer/craft market.
Insurance Verification Specialist
Philadelphia Hand Center
King of Prussia, PA
Oct 2009 - Sep 2014 (4 years 11 months)
The Philadelphia Hand Center - Verify insurance of new and existing patients scheduled for office visits. Verification consists of searching specialized web software and calling insurance companies, and worker compensation carriers, checking eligibility and benefits, as well as speaking with patients directly.
The Philadelphia Hand Center
King of Prussia, PA
Feb 2006 - Oct 2009 (3 years 8 months)
Performed tasks at multiple office locations including repairing of furniture, patching and painting walls/door frames, hanging lightboxes and artwork, coordinating work with outside contractors and local building maintenance, replacing light bulbs/ballasts, as well as tracking and maintaining regular inspections and office settings such as fire extinguishers, thermostat settings, and emergency lighting testing.
Design / Assembly
Ellicott City, MD
Aug 2003 - Dec 2005 (2 years 4 months)
Created and assembled hand crafted tabletop wargame terrain for 25/28mm miniature wargames. Used a variety of materials including: wood, plastic, cast resin, pewter, as well as a multitude of paints and finishes. Also made silicone rubber molds for casting of parts. Used shop tools including: band saw, jigsaw, rotary tool, belt sander, and many hand tools.
Nov 2002 - Aug 2003 (9 months)
Product design, product master/prototype creation, making silicone rubber molds for casting. Sketched / brainstormed concepts for new product items.
Mount Laurel Township, NJ
Apr 1997 - Jan 2002 (4 years 9 months)
Design and layout of playsets, design of vehicle graphics, production and application of graphics on master samples, creation of master paint models, creating decoration specifications for vehicles and playsets. Working on new product concepts, meeting licensing requirements.